Terms of Service
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All content is © 2020 ALC Schools, 1211 Puerta Del Sol, Suite 200, San Clemente, CA 92673. All rights reserved.
- USE OF WEBSITE AND CONTENT
Unless otherwise specified, all materials appearing on the ALC web site, including the text, site design, graphics, logo, icons and images as well as the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof are the property of ALC and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. We authorize you to view, copy and print materials published on this web site provided that they: (a) are used solely for personal, non-commercial purposes; (b) are not modified or altered in any way; and (c) retain all copyright and other proprietary notices in the same form as the original. All content on this site is protected by copyright. Except as specifically permitted herein, you may not reproduce any portion of the information on this web site without the prior written permission from ALC. Visitors or users are not permitted to modify, distribute, publish, transmit or create derivative works of any material found on this site for any public or commercial purposes.
ALC Schools, ALC, and the ALC Schools logo are trademarks of ALC Schools. All ALC Schools products or service names, slogans or logos referenced in this web site are trademarks of ALC. Failure of a mark to appear on this page does not mean that ALC does not use or own the mark. All other company, product or service names referenced in this web site are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners. Nothing on this web site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on the web site, without the written permission of the owner of the trademark.
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information presented. However, ALC assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained in this web site. Product information is subject to change without notice and in the sole discretion of ALC. ALC Schools may make changes in the products or programs described in this web site at any time without notice. Mention of non-ALC products or services is for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation.
ALL CONTENT, MATERIAL, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES PROVIDED ON THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESSED, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, ALC SCHOOLS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHER WARRANTIES ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, USAGE, OR TRADE PRACTICE. ALC SCHOOLS MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT: (1) THIS SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (2) THIS SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR FREE BASIS; OR (3) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE. ANY CONTENT, MATERIALS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR A LINKED SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. ALC SCHOOLS SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM FOR LOSS OF DATA OR FAILURE OR MECHANICAL OR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT OR COMMUNICATION LINES THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOADING OF ANY CONTENT, MATERIALS OR INFORMATION. THIS INCLUDES THE TRANSMISSION OF VIRUSES WHICH MAY INFECT YOUR EQUIPMENT OR SOFTWARE.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL ALC SCHOOLS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES, COSTS OF REPLACEMENT GOODS, LOSS OR DAMAGE TO DATA ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF, ACCESS TO, OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR A LINKED SITE, EVEN IF ALC SCHOOLS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
ALC ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DELAYED, LOST OR MISDIRECTED COMMUNICATIONS THROUGH THIS WEB SITE.
- LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
This web site may contain links to web sites controlled by third parties. ALC provides these links merely as a convenience and ALC is not responsible for and does not endorse, adopt, agree with, or accept any responsibility over the contents or use of these web sites. Access to other web sites is at your own risk and ALC expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content of any third party sites linked to this site. You should take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free from viruses, worms, trojan horses and the like. You should also refer to the policies posted by the other web sites regarding privacy and other topics before you use them. ALC is not responsible for third party content accessible through this web site, including opinions, advice, statements and advertisements and you assume all risks associated with your use of this content. If you choose to purchase products or services from a third party, your relationship is directly with the third party. ALC makes no representation or warranty as to any third-party products or services.
- POSTINGS ON THIS SITE
Please note that the documents and materials, including graphics published on this web site, may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Postings are made at such times as we determine in our discretion. You should not assume that the information contained on this site has been updated or otherwise contains current information. We do not review past postings to determine whether they remain accurate, and information contained in such postings may have been superseded. Product specifications on this web site are subject to change without notice.
- FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS
This web site contains certain forward-looking statements including statements concerning performance of our products, our planned strategy, future financial performance and our technical and engineering capabilities. We wish to caution you that these statements are subject to risks, assumptions, and uncertainties which could cause the actual results to differ materially from those estimated, projected, suggested, intended, or implied. Although we believe that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, we cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements.
- GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
The web site is controlled by ALC from its offices in sSan Clemente, California, United States of America. All matters relating to your access to, or use of, this web site shall be governed by U.S. federal law or the laws of the State of California, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law. . Any dispute, legal action, or proceeding relating to your access to, or use of, this web site shall be exclusively instituted in a state or federal court in Orange County, California. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of, and agree that venue is proper in, these courts in any such legal action or proceeding. ALC makes no representations that the information on this web site is appropriate for use in other locations. If you choose to access this web site from other locations you do so at your own risk and you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.
- EXPORT RESTRICTIONS/LEGAL COMPLIANCE
You may not access, download, use or export the web site or the content on the web site in violation of U.S. export laws or regulations or in violation of any other applicable laws and regulations. You acknowledge that all products, proprietary data, know-how, software or other data or information (herein referred to as “Products”) obtained from ALC are subject to the U.S. government export control laws accordingly their use, export and re-export, may be restricted or prohibited. You agree to obtain prior to export an authorization from the applicable U.S. government agency. You also agree that neither you nor your subsidiaries or affiliates will directly or indirectly export, re-export, transfer, or release, or cause to be exported or re-exported (herein referred to as “export”), any such Products to any destination or entity prohibited or restricted under U.S. law including but not limited to U.S. government embargoed or sanctioned countries or entities, or nationals unless you shall obtain prior to export an authorization from the applicable U.S. government agency (either in writing or as provided by applicable regulation).
Please contact us by postal mail with any questions regarding this agreement: 1211 Puerta Del Sol, Suite 200, San Clemente, CA 92673.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE PROVISIONS CONTAINED ABOVE.
Effective: April 30, 2020
Collection of Information
ALC collects both data that users submit as well as data that ALC tracks. When you request information, create an account, or otherwise actively send us data, we collect data such as your name, email address(es), mailing address(es), telephone number(s), and certain information related to the business you represent. In each such instance, you will know what data we collect through the web site, because you actively submit it (the “Information”). This Information is used on a confidential basis in order to respond to your request and provide information and services requested. You can choose not to provide information to us, but in general some information about you is required.
ALC also collects anonymous demographic information such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. This anonymous demographic information may be used to enhance use of the Sites and for marketing and research purposes.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by ALC. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring web site addresses. This information is used by ALC for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the ALC’s Sites.
For more information, please see Cookies/Tracking Technology.
Use of your Information
ALC collects and uses your Information for the following purposes:
- To provide the Services
- To improve user experience with the Sites
- In connection with the operation of the Sites
- To improve customer service requests
- To send periodic emails or private messages regarding the Services
ALC does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. ALC may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will not include personally identifying information.
ALC may release account information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with law, (ii) enforce or apply the terms of any of our user agreements or (iii) protect the rights, property or safety of ALC, our users, or others. Moreover, in the event of a merger, sale, or acquisition of some, or all of ALC’s assets, your Information could be part of the transferred assets. In such an event, we shall notify you by a notice on the home page.
Cookie/ Tracking Technology
Security of Your Information
ALC secures your Information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. ALC takes reasonable steps to protect your Information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction using security measures such as firewalls, proxy servers, and encryption methods and stores your personal information on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Please be aware that transmissions over the Internet are never 100% secure or error-free, and we cannot guarantee the security of your data.
Access to Information
You can access and update your Information by visiting our Sites. You can close your account by contacting us at the email or mailing address listed below. Please note that after you close an account, you will not be able to sign in or access any of your Information. However, you can open a new account at any time. Please also note that we may retain certain information associated with your account, including for analytical purposes as well as for record keeping integrity.
Your Choices with respect to Collection and Use of Your Information
- As discussed above, you can choose not to provide us with any Information, although it may be needed to take advantage of certain features offered on our Sites as well as to receive our Services.
- You also can add or update Information and close your account as described above.
- You will be given the opportunity to unsubscribe from commercial emails in any such message that we send you.
- At any time, recipients [end users] may discontinue receiving SMS offers by sending the SMS message “STOP” to the applicable shortcode.
- The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. Please note that if you refuse to accept cookies from this site, you will not be able to access portions of our site.
California Privacy Rights
Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1798.83, a California resident who has provided personal information to a business with whom he/she has established a business relationship has the right to request certain information regarding the disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please see the “Contact Information” section below for our contact information.
ALC does not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen (13) or allow such children to participate in any services offered on the Sites that require the submission of user information. Should ALC learn that someone under the age of thirteen (13) has provided any personal information to or on any of the Sites, ALC will take steps to remove that information as soon as possible.
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